Destination Des Moines is inviting all to come join in the fun and participate in the 2023 Waterland Festival Parades – Jr. & Grand Parade – on Saturday, July 22, 2023.

It’s FREE!

Here are some ideas and links for signing up:

Grande Parade:

  • Decorate or make a small float with your car, truck, boat, trailer, electric bike, scooter, Segway, or golf cart.
  • Show off your club or team, or promote your business in a fun way!
  • Grande Sign up:

Jr. Parade:

  • Kids can build a mini float to pull behind them at the Saturday Kids Event.
  • They can wear a favorite costume, simply just march along, put on rollerskates, or decorate a bike, scooter, stroller, hot wheel, or wagon, too!
  • JR Sign up: